2006 Census QuickStats

All people - usual residents

Australia | South Australia | State Suburbs

Payneham

Code SSC42311 (SSC)
People 2,187
Male 987
Female 1,200
Median age 38
Australian citizenship 1,736
People born overseas 599
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13
Families 519
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,189
Average people per household 1.9
Median weekly household income $729
Median monthly mortgage repayment $1,136
Median weekly rent $165
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Payneham % Australia %
Total 2,187 -- 19,855,288 --
Male 987 45.1 9,799,252 49.4
Female 1,200 54.9 10,056,036 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 6 0.3 455,031 2.3

In the 2006 Census, 2,187 people were usually resident in Payneham (State Suburbs): of these 45.1% were male and 54.9% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Payneham % Australia %
People
0-4 years 94 4.3 1,260,405 6.3
5-14 years 147 6.7 2,676,807 13.5
15-24 years 351 16.0 2,704,276 13.6
25-54 years 951 43.5 8,376,751 42.2
55-64 years 175 8.0 2,192,675 11.0
65 years and over 470 21.5 2,644,374 13.3
 
Median age 38 -- 37 --

In the 2006 Census, 11.0% of people usually resident in Payneham (State Suburbs) were children aged 0-14 years, and 29.5% were people aged 55 years and over. The median age was 38 years.

Selected characteristics Payneham % Australia %
Australian citizenship 1,736 79.4 17,095,569 86.1
People born overseas 599 27.4 4,416,037 22.2
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 13 0.6 206,358 1.0

In the 2006 Census, 79.4% of people usually resident in Payneham (State Suburbs) were Australian citizens, 27.4% were born overseas and 0.6% people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Payneham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 698 35.9 7,900,684 49.6
Separated or divorced 278 14.3 1,801,979 11.3
Widowed 178 9.1 936,813 5.9
Never married 794 40.8 5,278,600 33.2

In the 2006 Census, 35.9% of people aged 15 years and over usually resident in Payneham (State Suburbs) were married, 14.3% were either separated or divorced, 9.1% were widowed and 40.8% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Payneham % Australia %
Australia 1,354 61.9 14,072,944 70.9
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Payneham % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Payneham % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Payneham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 645 60.4 5,827,432 60.7
Worked part-time 314 29.4 2,685,193 27.9
Away from work 43 4.0 337,991 3.5
Hours worked not stated 21 2.0 253,567 2.6
Unemployed 45 4.2 503,804 5.2
Not in the labour force 696 -- 5,271,116 --
Total labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,068 -- 9,607,987 --
 
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During the week prior to the 2006 Census, 1,068 people aged 15 years and over in Payneham (State Suburbs) were in the labour force. Of these 60.4% worked full-time, 29.4% worked part-time, 4.0% were away from work, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.2% were unemployed. 696 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Payneham % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Payneham % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Payneham % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 466 --
Family 1,151 -- 1,171 --
Household 729 -- 1,027 --

In the 2006 Census in Payneham (State Suburbs), the median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over who were usual residents was $457, the median family income was $1,151 and the median household income was $729.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition

Families — family composition
Family composition Payneham % Australia %
Couple family without children 244 47.0 1,943,643 37.2
Couple family with children 165 31.8 2,362,582 45.3
One parent family 88 17.0 823,254 15.8
Other family 22 4.2 89,686 1.7
Total families 519 -- 5,219,165 --

In the 2006 Census, there were 519 families in Payneham (State Suburbs): of these 47.0% were couple families without children, 31.8% were couple families with children, 17.0% were one parent families and 4.2% were other families.

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includes dwelling structure | dwelling characteristics | household composition

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Payneham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,134 -- 7,596,183 --
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 1,189 -- 8,426,559 --

In the 2006 Census 1,134 occupied private dwellings were counted in Payneham (State Suburbs).

Dwelling structure Payneham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 444 39.2 5,685,387 74.8
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 284 25.0 702,550 9.2
Flat, unit or apartment 406 35.8 1,076,315 14.2
Other dwelling 0 0.0 127,337 1.7
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 4,594 0.1

In the 2006 Census, of the occupied private dwellings in Payneham (State Suburbs), 39.2% were separate houses, 25.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 35.8% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Payneham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 302 26.6 2,478,264 32.6
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 274 24.2 2,448,205 32.2
Rented (includes rent-free) 389 34.3 2,063,947 27.2
Other tenure type 52 4.6 65,715 0.9
Tenure type not stated 119 10.5 540,050 7.1

In the 2006 Census in Payneham (State Suburbs), 26.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 24.2% were owned with a mortgage and 34.3% were rented.

Landlord type Payneham % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 157 40.4 1,043,198 50.5
State or Territory housing authority 38 9.8 306,697 14.9
Other landlord type 185 47.6 652,012 31.6
Landlord type not stated 9 2.3 62,037 3.0

In the 2006 Census in Payneham (State Suburbs), of the occupied private dwellings being rented, 40.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 9.8% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.6% were rented from other landlord type.

Dwellings — dwelling characteristics
Dwelling characteristics Payneham % Australia %
Median weekly rent 165 -- 190 --
Median monthly mortgage repayment 1,136 -- 1,300 --
Average people per household 1.9 -- 2.6 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.1 -- 1.1 --

In the 2006 Census in Payneham (State Suburbs), the median weekly rent was $165. The median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,136. The average people per household was 1.9 and the average number of people per bedroom was 1.1.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Payneham % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 516 45.5 5,122,760 67.4
Single (or lone) person households 456 40.2 1,740,481 22.9
Group households 66 5.8 280,856 3.7

In the 2006 Census in Payneham (State Suburbs), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings were family households, 40.2% were single (or lone) person households and 5.8% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 25/10/2007

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2006 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2006. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2006 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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